BBC NEWS Americas Africa Europe Middle East South Asia Asia Pacific
BBCi NEWS   SPORT   WEATHER   WORLD SERVICE   A-Z INDEX     

BBC News World Edition
 You are in: Programmes: Panorama  
News Front Page
Africa
Americas
Asia-Pacific
Europe
Middle East
South Asia
UK
Business
Entertainment
Science/Nature
Technology
Health
-------------
Talking Point
-------------
Country Profiles
In Depth
-------------
Programmes
-------------
BBC Sport
BBC Weather
SERVICES
-------------
EDITIONS
Panorama Monday, 25 February, 2002, 14:05 GMT
Paras in Kabul: You quizzed the experts
How long should UK troops stay in Afghanistan?
General Sir Anthony Farrar-Hockley and UK Foreign Affairs Select Committee Chairman Donald Anderson answered your questions about UK troops in Afghanistan in a live forum.

  56k Click here to watch.   

UK PM Tony Blair says re-building Afghanistan must remain a priority but, for the troops on the ground, it is a mission fraught with danger.

Many war lords and fundamentalists have now been excluded from power and are suspicious of having foreign troops on Afghan soil.

As the paras struggle to bring peace to a country ravaged by war they face continuing violence, crime, food shortages and minefields.

 WATCH/LISTEN
 NEWS BULLETINS
Launch console for latest Audio/Video
Panorama: Into the Afghan Minefield


FORUM
Links to more Panorama stories are at the foot of the page.


E-mail this story to a friend

© BBC ^^ Back to top

News Front Page | Africa | Americas | Asia-Pacific | Europe | Middle East |
South Asia | UK | Business | Entertainment | Science/Nature |
Technology | Health | Talking Point | Country Profiles | In Depth |
Programmes